Post Tagged with: "murder"

Credit: Bob Press

Crime Down Citywide But Murders Up in the Bronx

By Robert Press Mayor Bill de Blasio, Police Commissioner James P. O’neill, and Chief of Police Terrace Monahan came to the 40th police precinct on East 138th Street to announce the six-month crime statistics for 2018. Before they went into […]

by · July 11, 2018 · Crime, News
Aaron Hernandez, a former NFL star, committed suicide while serving a life sentence for murder.

Aaron Hernandez: Sad Tragedy Off A Field Of Hard Knocks

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor The sad part of the Aaron Hernandez story is reality that an all purpose talent never got that opportunity to complete a mission of purpose and partly that is blamed off the field he knew as […]

by · April 19, 2017 · Sports
A police officer guards the scene where Margarita Franco, 26, was found shot to death along East 214 Street in Williamsbridge. Photo by David Greene

Murder Mayhem Comes to Morrisania and Other Bronx Nabes

Murder Mayhem Breaks Out in The Bronx by David Greene Traditionally police see an uptick in the murders as the warm weather arrives in late May, but this year the rash of killings seems to have arrived before the warm […]

by · April 7, 2017 · Bulletin Board, Crime, Police Blotter
West Farms Shooting Prompts Safety Improvements

West Farms Shooting Prompts Safety Improvements

Torres, Sepulveda Announce New Safety Improvements in the West Farms Section of The Bronx   Following the Recent Horrific Shooting of Cindy Diaz in Front of West Farms Convenience Store, Electeds Joined by NYPD & Resident Leaders Dedicate New Resources to […]

by · January 17, 2017 · Crime, Local News, News
NYPD person of interest in Jessica White shooting. NYPD photo.

Help Catch A Killer In Shooting Of A Bronx Mother

JESSICA WHITE, BRONX MOTHER OF 3, DIES SHIELDING HER CHILDREN FROM BULLETS IN THE PARK In his Sunday, Matters of Faith column, Overcoming Evil, Rev. J. Loren Russell wrote about the death of Jessica White was overshadowed by the horrific […]

by · June 29, 2016 · Crime, News
US Attorney Preet Bharara Is Hard On A Pimp Killer

US Attorney Preet Bharara Is Hard On A Pimp Killer

Boston Man Pleads Guilty to Bronx Murder Arising Out Of Prostitution Business Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that Samuel L. Whiteside pled guilty on September 10, 2015, in Manhattan federal court to […]

Polanco Politics: Rudy Was Right

Polanco Politics: Rudy Was Right

In light of  the Christopher Duran killing, Rudy had right approach by J.C. Polanco, Esq., MBA Very few groups are as ungrateful as and has more historical amnesia than New York City’s liberal elite. To them, the name Rudy Giuliani […]

by · May 28, 2015 · Op Ed, Polanco Politics